-International Technology Transfer -International emission trading -Price induced technical change and tech diffusion -co2 sequestration -domestic emission trading -clean development mechanism
These countries are leading in PV development in ranking order: (source unrecognised) 1. Germany 2. US 3. Japan 4. Korea 5. France 6. UK 7. Australia 8. Netherlands 9. Switzerland
Sweden: IT- next generation national broadband network (NGNBN)= opportunity to decrease home energy usage. Accenture= design and implement pilot project for more energy-efficient power grid EMA (hardware)= smart meters in system leverage in NGNBN and other communication platforms. IES pilot set up between now and 2012. 30 million funded by government and Singapore power. All … Continue reading
SEC (Singapore Environment Council) WWS (Waterways Watch Society) NSS(Nature Society Singapore) ECO (Environmental Challenge Organisation) SYiNC (Singapore Halogen Foundation)
DHI- NTU Water and Environmental Hub, Singapore Membrane Technology Centre (SMTC), Singapore Delft Water Alliance (SDWA) and Solar Energy Research Institute of Singapore (SERIS)
“ecomagination” programme finances wind farms and more efficient trains
Group of international scientists and officials advising UN and member states on global warming and its likely effects. next report due 2013.